FREDERICK KING

 

 

Born: 1895, St. Peter’s, Ipswich.

Died: 27th July 1916; age 21; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 16th August 1914.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 8709

Regiment: Norfolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.

 

Grave Reference:

VI.J.11.

Quarry Cemetery,

Montauban,

Somme,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   36, Tyler Street, Ipswich.

 

Frederick was 6 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Onesimus George King, 50, a Maltster, born Ufford, Suffolk.

Emma King (nee Gosling), 40, born Crowfield, Suffolk.

George King, 19, a Foundry Worker, born Ipswich.

Charles King, 18, a Railway Engine Stoker, born Ipswich.

William King, 15, a Moulder, born Ipswich.

John King, 13, born Ipswich.

James King, 12, born Ipswich.

Caroline King, 11, born Ipswich.

Florence King, 7, born Ipswich.

Laura Emma King, 4, born Ipswich.

 

1911   10, Bradley Street, Stoke, Ipswich.

 

Frederick was 16 years old, an Outfitters Porter. He was living with his parents, siblings + niece & nephew.

Onesimus, 60, a Maltster.

Emma, 50.

Charles, 28, a Railway Engine Stoker – G.E.R. Coy.

William, 25, a Moulder – Iron Foundry.

James, 22, a Moulder – Iron Foundry.

Florence, 17, a Domestic – Household.

Laura, 14.

Cecilia King, 26, a General Servant, born Ipswich.

Lilian Florence M. King, 3 months, born Ipswich.

Frederick W.J. King, 3 months, born Ipswich.

 

Norfolk Regiment, 1st Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/norfolk-regiment/

http://www.rnrm.org.uk/history/history_09.html

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